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Outdoor adventure guides

Outdoor adventure guides direct, instruct and guide individuals and groups in outdoor adventure activities such as bungy jumping, fishing and hunting, mountaineering, trekking and whitewater rafting.

What do outdoor adventure guides do?

  • meet members of a tour on arrival and make introductions
  • organise and supervise groups involved in outdoor adventures such as bungy jumping, fishing and hunting, mountaineering, trekking and whitewater rafting
  • set up and maintain equipment, and ensure that equipment is safe and in working condition
  • demonstrate and provide instruction in the use of equipment and techniques required for participation
  • provide advice on safety measures, minimise risk to participants, respond to emergencies, provide first aid assistance and take appropriate further action if required
  • answer questions and advise on local interest points within a specific region

Very low

projected job openings

$41-$52k

qualified full-time wage

46%

employed full-time

Ways to get started

Ways to get started